April

April Crowell

About April Crowell

Diplomate, Asian Bodywork Therapy (Dipl. ABT NCCAOM) Certified Holistic Nutritionist (CHN) AOBTA Certified Instructor & Practitioner I have been practicing and teaching since 1994. I maintain my private therapy practice at Pulse Holistic Health offer Amma Therapy, Holistic Nutrition therapy sessions and classes for the public. In 2016, I started teaching Amma therapy apprentices again. I write regularly and offer classes in continuing education and for the public.

Summer Gumbo

Gumbo - Another one of Clara's favorite dishes, gumbo starts showing up in my kitchen when the summer garden starts to explode and well into the cooler fall and winter [...]

By | 2018-06-10T21:29:40+00:00 June 10th, 2018|BLOGS, Gluten Free, Grains, Recipes|0 Comments

Before You Go-Tips & Herbs To Take With You When Traveling

We love vacation and travel!  And nobody wants to be sick while they are hiking in the mountains or exploring a new country. It makes sense to both prepare [...]

By | 2018-06-10T22:30:52+00:00 June 10th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions, Seasons|2 Comments

Buy 5 Get 1 Free–$360

Now through June 30th you can purchase my My Buy 5 Get 1 Free package deal for $360 (normally set at $375) Use these for yourself, share them with [...]

Bitter–The Flavor Of The Fire Element

Whoever coined the phrase “bitter hearts” was right.  Bitter is the flavor that goes directly to the Heart.   Bitter. Even its name can make us cringe, and it’s [...]

Roses–A Fragrant, Cooling Delight at the Table

Summer, sunshine and roses.  What a delight roses are to have in the garden, offering a variety of colors, blossom shapes and fragrances. Long a symbol of love, war, politics and [...]

Keeping Cool–Handling Summer’s Heat

We love our Summer and sunshine here in Boise.  It's time to be in the garden, rivers and mountains.  However, from late Spring into early Summer the temperature can swing [...]

By | 2018-05-25T14:56:08+00:00 May 25th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Common Conditions, Summer|0 Comments

Lavender’s Lovely Energetics

What does the word lavender bring to mind?  Images of vast fields of spikes of purple and blue waving under the Mediterranean sun?  Fragrant bundles of  Herbes de Provence, [...]

By | 2018-06-06T18:06:35+00:00 May 20th, 2018|Asian Medicine Blog, BLOGS, Flowers, Herbs|0 Comments

Class: Amma Apprenticeship 2018 Meeting-June 20th, 5:30

Ready to learn something new? This is a planning meeting is for those who are interested in my Amma Therapy Apprenticeship that I plan to begin in September.Save  I [...]

By | 2018-05-15T16:53:27+00:00 May 15th, 2018|Announcements, Asian Medicine Blog, Classes|0 Comments